Coffs Harbour will be hosting Football Australia ‘C’ Licence courses in February and March 2022.
This course is open to coaches 18 years of age and older. The course gives candidates an understanding of the National Curriculum and Football Australia’s vision and philosophy.
Polwarth Drive – Thursday 10th March – 18:00-19:30
“Discovery phase” – For coaches training 5-9 year old players
The 3 hour course is fully practical and encourages the coach to develop practices that are based on FUN. The emphasis is on natural development i.e. learning by PLAYING football. No coaching but organising FUN football exercises is the key to helping players build a love for the game. Another highlight of the course is that the coaches are exposed to basic rules of the game as well as tips and hints on building a football culture in a completely practical setting.
Skill Training Certificate
York Street – Sunday 13th March – 09:00 – 15:00
“Skill acquisition phase” – For coaches training 9-13 year old players
In the Skill Acquisition Phase the coach MUST focus on building a solid foundation of technical skill. The course is conducted over 14 hours, is fully practical and deals with the development of the 4 Functional Game Skills:
- First Touch
- Striking the Ball
- Running with the Ball
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